Jacobs, McDonald & Silc, P.C.

Jacobs, McDonald & Silc, P.C.

Jacobs, McDonald & Silc, P.C. is one of the U.P. and Northern Wisconsin's oldest law firms. Our broad experience base spans over 120 years collectively and covers virtually all legal areas.

Firm Overview

Jacobs, McDonald & Silc, P.C. is the first in law for its clients. As noted by Gary F. Silc: "When you need a lawyer, there is no substitute for experienced, respected legal representation. With our attorneys having over 120 years of combined legal experience, our clients receive the direct benefit of our varied experiences, contributions, abilities and versatility. Our areas of practice include personal injury; auto accidents; product liability; wrongful death; accident cases; workers compensation; social security disability; criminal defense; divorce & family law; real estate; business law; probate; wills; trusts; estate planning; elder law; powers of attorney; and municipal law." Firm members are licensed to handle all matters in Michigan and Wisconsin and practice before the state and federal courts. They also have nationwide attorney referral resources should a client's needs arise beyond Michigan and Wisconsin.

Main Office

Main Office
319 East Aurora Street, P.O. Box 725

Ironwood MI 49938




Personal Injury

When you need a lawyer, there is no substitute for experienced, respected legal representation. Our four attorneys are ready to serve you whenever needed.

Accident & Injuries Wrongful Deaths Workers' Compensation Medical Malpractice Wills Boundary Dispute Defective Products Power of Attorney Child Custody Social Security Elder Law Insurance Claims Criminal Defense Medicaid Planning General Practice Estate PlanningBusiness Law Living Trusts Real Estate Probates Divorce & Family Law

Mark McDonald

Jacobs, McDonald & Silc, P.C.

Mark is a 1983 graduate of the Thomas M. Cooley Law School and licensed to practice in Michigan and Wisconsin. His practice concentrates in the areas of municipal law, real estate, boundary disputes, probate, guardianships, divorce and family law, child custody, criminal defense, personal injury and general litigation.

He is a member of the American Association for Justice, American Bar Association and the Michigan Association for Justice. He is a part time faculty member at Gogebic Community College, teaching criminal law. Mark resides in Ironwood Township.

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